PERRY LAKE TOWNSHIP - Christopher Alan Nelson, age 40, of Perry Lake Township, died at his home.
He was born on Sept. 3, 1968, in Newport News, Va., to Basil and Betty (Evans) Nelson. Chris was employed at Graphic Packaging in Crosby as a service engineer.
He is survived by his wife, Jodi; his mother, Betty Nelson, of Beaufort, N.C.; three daughters, Ashley Nelson, Brittney Nelson and Dawn Nelson, all at home; three sisters, Colleen (Ricky) Anfinson, of Newport, N.C., Cheryl (Victor) Slater, Newport, N.C., and Christine Trigleth, Morehead City, N.C.; nieces and nephews.
He is preceded in death by his father, Basil Nelson.
Chris has meant so much to so many. He left us on Saturday, March 28, 2009. Heaven must have needed something fixed that only Chris could do. We will all miss him. Chris was larger than life. Please join Chris's family and friends at his memorial service 2 p.m. on Thursday at the Immanuel Lutheran Church in Crosby. Friends may call one hour prior to the services at the church on Thursday. Arrangements are with the Koop Funeral Home in Crosby.
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